Biden to visit UK on first overseas trip and meet leader he once called a Trump clone – live

Posted by on April 23, 2021 2:31 pm
Categories: Global Stories

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A brief summary of where things stand so far in US politics news today. Later on, we expect the federal agency the CDC’s advisory panel to release their decision on whether the US should resume administering the Johnson & Johnson coronavirus vaccine.


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It’s worth noting the context in which Joe Biden referred to British prime minister Boris Johnson as “a clone” of Donald Trump.

The remark came in mid-December 2019 (remember when we had no idea a coronavirus was about to unleash a pandemic upon the world?), after Johnson’s gut-wrenching (for liberals and EU-remainers) landslide general election victory.

Related: Democrats pick over Labour loss in UK as Biden warns of moving ‘so far’ left

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